Skip to main content Skip to navigation

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Farm Walk 2019 Viva Farms Berry Growers – Innovations in Strawberry, Raspberry and Blackberry Production

August 12 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

$15 – $25

Viva Farms – Berry Growers

Come meet the farmers from Arado Farm, Silva Family Farm, Regino’s Farm, Pure Nelida, Farias Farm, and Cabrera Farms, who grow at the Viva Farms Incubator in Burlington, WA. Throughout the Farm Walk we’ll have the opportunity to learn from both experienced and beginning growers about their innovations for planting, production, and harvesting of strawberries, raspberries and blackberries. We’ll also hear from WSU researchers and industry experts about best practices for post-harvest handling, shelf life and fruit longevity. The Farm Walk will also touch on irrigation, pest and disease management, and food safety in organic production.

Venga a conocer a los agricultores de Arado Farm, Silva Family Farm, Regino’s Farm, Pure Nelida, Farias Farm y Cabrera Farms, quienes producen en la incubadora de granjas Viva Farms en Burlington, WA. A lo largo de la Caminata de las granjas, tendremos la oportunidad de aprender de estos agricultores expertos y principiantes sobre sus innovaciones para la siembra, producción y cosecha de las fresas y moras. Escucharemos también a los investigadores de WSU y los expertos de esta industria explicar las mejores prácticas para el manejo postcosecha y la vida útil de la fruta. La Caminata de las granjas también abordará el riego, el control de plagas y enfermedades y la inocuidad de los alimentos en la producción orgánica.

Details

Date:
August 12
Time:
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
$15 – $25
Website:
https://farmwalk2019vivaberrygrowers.brownpapertickets.com

Organizers

WSU Food Systems
Tilth Alliance
Viva Farms

Venue

Viva Farms
15366 Ovenell Rd.
Burlington, WA 98233 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
360.969.7191
Website:
https://vivafarms.org